• Is a Pitbull a Breed?

    5 monthes ago - By Animal Foundation

    Many people are confused about whether a pitbull is a breed or exactly what a “pitbull” is. Pitbulls are perhaps the most misunderstood and misidentified of all dog breeds and there is a good reason for this - pitbulls aren't a breed at all !
    The Pit Bull Name
    The term “pit bull” refers to an ill-defined type of dog, rather than a breed. The term “pit bull” originated in the British Isles in the early 1800s when the barbaric sport of “bull baiting” arose. Bull baiting involved tying a bull to an iron stake that gave him about a 30-foot radius in which to move, blowing the bull's nose full...
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